How to receive money from a Western Union® Agent location?
Receiving money in reliable and fast way, now is easier from more than 305.000 Western Union® Agent locations Worldwide.
You should just go to the nearest Western Union® Agent location, fill out “to receive Money” form and write the Money Transfer Control Number(MTCN)..
- Fill out on the form the approximate amount you will receive, the Sender’s name and the originating country.
- Present a valid identification document to the clerk.
- In few minutes receive the money. Western Union Agent provides money and a copy of the money transfer form.
Depending on the respective country and the amount you will receive, you may be asked to answer “the Test Question”, to verify if you are the correct person to receive the money. This question is written from the Sender, in order that you should be identified by Western Union clerk. According to the money amount and respective country, you can receive the money in cash or by cheque.
Check the status of your money transfer.
Western Union offers the possibility of checking your money transfer status on-line.
To find out if the money that was sent is available for pick-up, you can use our online Money Transfer Tracking service.